Category Archives: Blog

Blog: Get Smart About Salt!

Get Smart About Salt! Posted January 22, 2020 Salt is an economic and effective way for keeping surfaces clear of ice in the winter. It is important however, to manage its use so it will have the least negative impact on our environment. Did you know? Salt can cause damage to buildings, vehicles and your…
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Blog: Sustainable Gift Giving

Sustainable Gift Giving Posted December 11, 2019 Another Christmas season is here and with it comes stress of what to get for friends and family. Not to worry, we have some great, sustainable tips and ideas for you! Experience Trying to avoid giving more 'junk' that ends up getting stored away? Give the gift of…
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Blog: Do It Yourself Composter that Works!

Do It Yourself Composter that Works! Posted April 3, 2018 A Composter That Works!! This is a basic outline describing a composter built at home.  Organic matter broke down so fast that one to two feet of finished compost could be removed from the bottom of both composters every year.  The composters are wood and are painted…
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Blog: Invasive Species Week at HCA

Invasive Species Week Posted February 26, 2018 [caption id="attachment_10649" align="alignleft" width="300"] An infested Ash tree due to EAB (Emerald Ash Borer), invasive species that is killing off ash trees in Canada.[/caption] Invasive species have been an increasing element of concern for ecologists, biologists, and land managers over the last 15 years. Invasive species are, “plants,…
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